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Teaching EDLD 916: Education Leaders & Learners @ University of St Thomas
Jul 22 – Jul 26 all-day
SRCL Coaches, MN Dept of Education “Holistic Leadership” @ MN Dept of Education
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The 2nd Annual International Summit on PLC at Work® Melbourne
Aug 29 – Aug 30 all-day

A career-changing experience

Build and sustain a strong, collaborative professional learning community through a process that is transforming schools around the world. This unique event brings PLC at Work® international authors and experts Anthony Muhammad, John F. Eller, Sheila A. Eller and Tim Brown together with Australia’s authors and experts Julie Canham, Gavin Grift, Jane Kise, Sonya Mackenzie and Colin Sloper. You’ll hear dynamic keynotes and attend powerful breakouts designed to help infuse the PLC at Work® process into every aspect of your school or system.

Whether you are just beginning to build a PLC or need to regroup for your next steps, this summit provides practical knowledge based on the three big ideas that drive a PLC, delivered by experts who know the process best. You’ll return to your school ready to work in collaborative teams to achieve outstanding results for the students you serve.

This is one event you won’t want to miss.

  • Acquire strategies and tips for ensuring student learning sits at the core of your collaborative work.
  • Share your challenges with prominent experts and receive advice on next steps.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to further your team’s work in designing common assessments, a guaranteed and viable curriculum and a multitiered system of interventions.
  • Understand how to align timetables and resources to create genuine collective responsibility for student learning.
  • Learn firsthand how Australian Model PLCs have dramatically improved student achievement.

Who should attend?

  • Teachers (primary school, high school, special education)
  • Curriculum Specialists
  • Instructional Coaches
  • System Leaders
  • Team Leaders
  • Principals/Assistant Principals
  • Staff Development Leaders
Intentional Church Leadership @ Christchurch, NZ
Sep 5 all-day
Step In & Step Up @ The Okemos Presbyterian Church & Okemos Conference Center
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 21 @ 9:00 pm

Step In & Step Up

An Annual Conversation for Women Leaders Learning With & From Each Other

Stories from Practicing School & District Leaders

Kelly Coffin, Ed.D., Asst. Supt. for Professional Learning and Innovation, Traverse Bay Area ISD

Dawn Bentley, Ed.D., Asst. Supt. for Student Services Acton-Boxborough Regional School District

Catherine Bates, M.A., Assistant Principal Eastern HS, Lansing School District

Azra Ali, Ph.D., Chief Academic Officer Education Management & Networks, Inc.

Break-out Sessions into Deep-dive Topics

  • Disruptive Conversations
  • School Talk: Rethinking What We Say About and To Students Every Day
  • Women Leaders in the Marketplace
  • Moving through Metaphor
  • Confidence & Personal Image
  • TED Talk & Conversation “Why Are So Many Incompetent Men Leaders & What To Do About It” T. Chamorro-Premuzic

1-1 Candid Conversations

Resume Review & Feedback
Coaching for Beginning Leaders
Mock Interviews & Feedback
Review & Feedback on Written Documents
Initial Steps to Form Girl Gangs

Role-alike & High-impact Talks

Friday Supper & Saturday Meals

Conversations via Open Spaces

Participant-chosen Topics for Focused Conversation

Performance by Sistrum: Lansing Women’s Chorus

Songs of change, rising up to action, protest signs, feminism & social justice

About the Featured Speaker, Jane Kise Ed.D:

Jane Kise, Ed.D., is the author of Step In, Step Up: Empowering Women for the School Leadership Journey & Presenter at Women Leadership Summit, Solution Tree, July 2019

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